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    Sale 5922

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    24 February 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 611

    A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU AND MARBLE STRIKING EIGHT DAY MANTEL CLOCK

    CHARLES BALTAZAR, PARIS, CIRCA 1780

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    A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU AND MARBLE STRIKING EIGHT DAY MANTEL CLOCK
    CHARLES BALTAZAR, PARIS, CIRCA 1780
    The clock case flanked by two columns, one surmounted by a pair of doves and the other a flaming torch, the white enamel Roman and Arabic dial signed 'Chas. Baltazar/A PARIS', gilt-brass hands, the twin barrels movement with conforming signature, anchor escapement and countwheel strike on bell
    13 in. (33 cm.) high


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    Saleroom Notice

    The two side feet are lacking from this clock